10
APR
2017

Hoysradt: Keep solar jobs growing in Florida

Across the U.S. we are seeing solar job growth outpace the overall economy. For many years, Florida’s solar industry has lagged the rapid growth in...
22
MAR
2017

Critics: Bill to implement solar tax breaks has become a vehicle for solar barriers

A bill moving through the Florida House to implement the August ballot initiative by giving tax breaks to businesses...
21
FEB
2017

Solar Co-ops spurring solar electricity growth in Tampa Bay Area

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Going green is getting easier thanks to new solar co-ops popping up across Florida, including...
21
FEB
2017

FPL accelerates plans to add solar power

TALLAHASSEE Florida’s largest electric utility intends to double its solar-energy plans for the coming year, leading solar proponents to praise the...
13
FEB
2017

Pensacola retailer sets bar for solar energy in area

Although Gulf Coast Office Products specializes in selling office supplies, furniture, printing products and janitorial equipment, its...
09
FEB
2017

Jimmy Carter leases his land to solar power much of Plains

Plains — For anyone looking for a sign from above, this one was awfully hard to miss. For much of Wednesday morning, fog and even some...
09
FEB
2017

Lakeland’s 5th solar farm gets its day in the sun

LAKELAND – City officials and representatives from NRG Energy joined approximately 12,000 solar panels soaking up the sun Wednesday morning to...
09
FEB
2017

Solar was responsible for one in 50 new US jobs last year, says National Solar Jobs Census

Solar jobs in America increased at an “historic” pace in 2016 on “unprecedented”...
09
FEB
2017

Florida added 1,700 solar jobs in 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Florida gained 1,700 jobs in solar energy industries in 2016, according to the new National Solar Jobs Census 2016 released by...
06
FEB
2017

Good Deeds

The Florida Solar Energy Industries Association is hosting the Run for the Sun 5K Saturday, Feb. 4, at Nathan Benderson Park, 5851 Nathan Benderson Circle, Sarasota. Race-day...